辛丰年推荐的“必听”的古典音乐。他书中用的都是中文的名称,俺把它们弄成英语了。这样找唱片时方便一点。

说几句题外话。各种“必听”、“入门”等列表,多少都有点扯淡。鞋子舒不舒服,还是自己的脚说了算。比如说吧,勃拉姆斯的第二钢琴协奏曲俺就很喜欢,可是在辛丰年的书中就没有。而他花费不少笔墨介绍的德彪西的大海,就不是很合俺的口味。不过,这些列表有个好处:当俺有时不知道听啥好的时候,可以参考着找些没听过的听听。

列表如下:

Beethoven

Symphonies: 6,5,1,2,4,7,8,3,9
Overtures: Egmont, Leonora No. 3
Violine concertos
Piano concertos No.5, No.4
Piano sonata: No. 8 (Pathetique), No. 14 (Moonlight), No. 17 (Tempest), No. 23 (Appassionata), No. 21 (Waldstein)
Seven Bagatelles Opus 33
String Quartets: No. 10 (Harp), No. 7

Schubert

Symphony No. 8 (Unfinished Symphony)
Fantasy in G minor, D 9
Lied: Der Erlkonig (D.328), Gretchen am Spinnrade (D.118)

Mendelssohn

Fingal’s Cave Overture
A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture
Violion Concerto
Songs Without Words: “Spring Song” Op. 62-6

Berlioz

Fantastic Symphony: An Episode in the Life of an Artist, in Five Parts
Roman Carnival Overture

Chopin

Fantaisie-Impromptu Op. 66
Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23
Prelude in D-flat major, Raindrop (No. 15)
Prelude in D minor (No. 24)
Op. 64, No.2: Waltz in C-sharp minor
Op. 9 No. 2: Nocturne in E-flat major
Op. 27 No. 2: Nocturne in D-flat major
Op. 48 No. 2: Nocturne in F-sharp minor
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor

Wager

Lohengrin Overture
Tristan and Isolde Overture
The Mastersingers of Nuremberg Overture
Ride of the Valkyries
Forest Murmurs (Siegfried)
Faust Overture

Brahms

Symphony No. 1, 2
Violin Concerto
Tragic Overture

Tchaikovsky

Symphony No. 6
Fantasy-overture Romeo and Juliet
Symphonic poem Francesca da Rimini: Symphonic Fantasy after Dante, Op. 32
Piano Concerto No. 1
Violin Concerto
Nutcracker, Swan Lake Excerpts
Seasons: November: Troika, May: Starlit Nights, October: Autumn Song, June: Barcarolle

Grieg

Prelude: Morning Mood (from Peer Gynt)
Piano Concerto in A minor
Piano: To Spring (Op. 43, No. 6)

Rimsky-Korsakov

Scheherazade movement 1, 3
Capriccio Espagnol

Borodin

Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor)
String Quartet No.2: 3. Nocturne

Sibelius

Symphony 1, 2

Dvorak

Symphony 9, 4, 8
Cello Concerto
In Nature’s Realm, Carnival Overture, Othello Overture (Op. 91, 92, 93)
String Quartet No. 12 in F major “American”
Slavonic Dances, Series I, II
Legends, Op. 59

Camille Saint-Saens

The Swan (from The Carnival of the Animals)
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso

Georges Bizet

Carmen
The Girl from Arles

Ottorino Respighi

“Roman trilogy”: Fountains of Rome; Pines of Rome; and Roman Festivals

Claude Debussy

Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Iberia
Clair de lune
Reflections in the Water
The Wind in the Plain
The Submerged Cathedral
The sounds and fragrances swirl through the evening air
The Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Arabesque No. 1
La mer (The sea, three symphonic sketches for orchestra)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Symphony No 39, 40, 41(Jupiter), 36(Linz), 35(Haffner), 31(Paris), 38(Prague)
Overture of The Marriage of Figaro
Overture of Don Juan
Piano concerto No. 20, 21, 23, 25, 27
Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra
Sinfonia Concertante for Four Winds(Sinfonia Concertante for Oboe, Clarinet, Horn, Bassoon and Orchestra in E-flat major)
Violin Sonata No. 18

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude in C major (from the Well-Tempered Clavier)
Fugue in g-minor (BWV 542) and (BWV578)
Partita in D minor for solo violin (BWV 1004)
Two and Three Part Inventions,

George Frideric Handel

Hallelujah(from Messiah)
The Cuckoo and the Nightingale